John works as an Associate on the Acquisitions team for Rising Realty Partners. His responsibilities include the underwriting of prospective investment opportunities through the creation of cash flow projection models, back of the envelope calculations, and investment return sensitivity analyses, as well as performing market research over transaction, leasing, and capital markets activity. He also collaborates with lenders, legal counsel and third-party service providers during the acquisitions due diligence process.
Prior to working at Rising, John was a Senior Associate at KPMG, where he reviewed and executed the fair value analysis for over $3 billion of trophy office properties, developments, multi-family developments, and industrial properties for private equity real estate funds. He also led the audit team of the investment arm of a Fortune 500 real estate company, giving him responsibility over public SEC filings and carried interest revenue calculations.
John earned his B.A. in Business Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. He also has a Certified Public Accountant license (inactive) in the State of California.
John’s main interests and hobbies outside of work include film photography, playing tennis, and skiing.